Tag: u.s.

Oct 16 2021

The American Dream Is Dead And Bitcoin Has Replaced It

Oct 16 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  china markets real estate saving u.s.

The American dream of owning a home and financial freedom has been killed by the inequality in our legacy system. But Bitcoin offers a new dream.For decades, home ownership has been the vehicle through which the middle class prospered. Unfortunately, with institutional and foreign investors bidding up home prices and the money printer going brrr, the “American dream” is now out of...

Oct 15 2021

International Community Eyes Crypto, Calls For Greater Scrutiny To Stop Ransomware

Oct 15 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  crypto crypto news ransomware u.s.

In a joint statement published by the White House, members from the Counter Ransomware Initiative acknowledged that crypto could be facilitating ransomware attacks around the world....

The U.S. Government Does Not Respect Autonomy. Bitcoin Does.

The U.S. government wants to neglect the free will of the markets and Bitcoin is the only way to opt out.The below is a direct excerpt of Marty's Bent Issue #1094: "The kleptocrats have no respect for you, your privacy, or your 'autonomy.'" Sign up for the newsletter here....

Sep 21 2021

Giving Bitcoin To A City With Mayor Jayson Stewart

Jayson Stewart, mayor of Cool Valley, Missouri, discusses giving bitcoin to his constituents and why Bitcoin is fundamentally American.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Sep 01 2021

The Fiat Dollar System Is No Privilege: The Burden And Why The U.S. Will Adopt Bitcoin

Sep 01 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  bretton woods fiat markets triffin u.s.

As the USD’s reserve currency status crumbled, the U.S. will abandon globalization and adopt a bitcoin standard.In the Bitcoin community, we often hear the U.S. dollar called an “exorbitant privilege.” Namely, that the U.S. benefits disproportionately from the dollar’s reserve currency status. This article will detail why the current financial system...

Aug 18 2021

The U.S. Empire Has Fallen, Choose Bitcoin

Aug 18 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  afghanistan culture marty bent u.s.

The moral authority of the U.S. has been lost. Instead, choose Bitcoin and other open systems that respect freedom in the digital age.The below article was originally published in Marty's Bent Issue #1057: "The Empire Has Fallen."...

Aug 16 2021

Why Progressives Should Love Bitcoin: An Open Letter To Senator Elizabeth Warren

Dear Senator Warren: Bitcoin is not powered by a “shadowy faceless group of super coders.” In fact, it is hope for people all over the world.Dear Senator Warren,I am a fan. I think you are very smart, and you genuinely care about building a more equitable society. But respectfully, when you talk about Bitcoin, you sound silly.Bitcoin is not powered...

Aug 10 2021

Bitcoin Sees Minor Selloff Following Senate Rejection Of Crypto Amendment

The bitcoin price fell slightly after an amendment clarifying cryptocurrency tax rules in the proposed U.S. infrastructure bill was rejected.The below is from a recent edition of the Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine's premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox,...

Aug 09 2021

Infrastructure Then And Now: Bitcoin Can Propel Us Forward

In the past, infrastructure deals have represented new industrial opportunities for America, and now should be no different.“Infrastructure” is defined as the basic physical and organizational structures and facilities (e.g. buildings, roads, power supplies) needed for the operation of a society or enterprise.There have been instances in our country’s history where infrastructure projects/legislation have...

Ted Cruz Says Crypto “Got Screwed,” Here’s Why

Aug 09 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd crypto legislation

The crypto market has been rallying over the past week. However, the market seems to be uncorrelated with the events taking place in the political arena, as cryptocurrencies, developers, and almost any entity involved in a transaction with these asset classes could be affected by the infrastructure bill...

Aug 06 2021

Market Disruptors To Run First Bitcoin Radio Show In The U.S.

The Market Disruptors podcast secured a deal with iHeartRadio to broadcast the first Bitcoin radio show in the U.S.Content creator Mark Moss has announced that he secured a deal with live radio platform iHeart to be the first U.S. syndicated radio show talking about Bitcoin. Moss said the show would also discuss hot topics surrounding...

Aug 05 2021

Discussing The Bitcoin Voter Block With Amanda Cavaleri

Amanda Cavaleri explains how the Bitcoin voter block is one of the largest single-issue powers in U.S. politics.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

Jul 20 2021

Why A Group of U.S. Senators Oppose Use of Digital Yuan in Beijing Winter Olympics

Jul 20 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  cbdc china digital yuan u.s.

China’s central bank digital currency, the digital Yuan or e-CNY, is well on its way for full implementation. The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) release a Whitepaper with details on their CBDCs for the first time since the project was made public. As the document...

Jun 17 2021

National Republican Congressional Committee To Accept Bitcoin Donations

Jun 17 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  bitpay business donations politics u.s.

The National Republican Congressional Committee has become the first national party committee to solicit bitcoin donations.According to Axios, the Republican Party's U.S. House of Representatives campaign division will start accepting contributions in bitcoin, making the National...

Jun 08 2021

Biden Tech Advisor Owns Between $1 Million And $5 Million In Bitcoin

Jun 08 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  business regulation u.s.

Tim Wu, a proponent of net neutrality serving the White House, has disclosed that he owns $1 million to $5 million in bitcoin.Top antitrust expert at the White House, Tim Wu, owns between $1 million and $5 million worth of bitcoin, the largest holding in his financial portfolio, according to a report from...

Jun 07 2021

Former U.S. President Donald Trump Says He Doesn't Like Bitcoin Because It Competes With Dollar

Jun 07 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  business donald trump regulation u.s.

Former U.S. President Donald Trump told Fox Business that he doesn't like bitcoin because it competes with the dollar.Former U.S. President Donald Trump told Fox Business that he doesn't like Bitcoin because he sees it as a competitor to the dollar."Bitcoin just seems like a scam," said Trump in the interview. "I don't like it...

Jun 02 2021

The Patriotic Case For Bitcoin

Jun 02 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  culture u.s.

Bitcoin represents the various aspects of freedom present in the American tradition of self sovereignty.An anarchistic digital currency pioneered by cypherpunks and first used on shady internet sites is not something one would typically associate with patriotism. Nevertheless, as our country strays further from its founding ideals of liberty, decentralization, and personal responsibility, perhaps Bitcoin is...

May 29 2021

Why The U.S. Treasury Wants Brokers To Provide More Information About Crypto Assets

May 29 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin btc btcusd eth ethereum

The United States Department of Treasury has published the “General Explanations of the Administration’s Fiscal Year” as President Joe Biden released his Budget for 2022. In...

May 20 2021

Interview: Bitcoin In Congress With Warren Davidson

Representative Warren Davidson joined the "Bitcoin Magazine Podcast" to discuss bitcoin, Congress and the "Token Taxonomy Act."Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:...

U.S. Wants To Require That Large Bitcoin Transactions Are Reported To IRS

A tax enforcement proposal from the Biden administration may compel businesses to report bitcoin transactions exceeding $10,000 to the IRS.A tax enforcement proposal from the Biden administration would compel businesses accepting bitcoin transactions of more than $10,000 to report them to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).“Cryptocurrency already poses a significant detection problem by facilitating illegal...

Know a good blog/source that is not listed? Contact us or fill the form below to add one: